Our Activities

The mission of the Guild is to foster camaraderie, to support and encourage visual artists with educational activities and venues for exhibiting their work and to develop a public awareness and appreciation of the visual arts throughout the community.

Our Activities for our members include:

  • Hosting two annual shows; AGPI Annual Members’ Judged Art Show, and Joe Cella “Birds in Nature” Art Show.
  • Working with other organizations at additional venues to exhibit members’ artwork for one day or year round at:
    • Garden Club of the Upper Keys Annual Garden Walk
    • History of Diving Museum
    • Mariners Hospital, 2nd Floor Tassel Building, Tavernier
    • Key Largo Chamber of Commerce
  • Workshops with invited professional instructors and workshops presented by instructors from our own Membership in a variety of mediums.
  • “Plein Air”, outdoor paint painting sessions organized at a variety of special locations throughout the Upper Florida Keys.
  • Creative Tuesdays at Key Largo Library which are weekly gatherings to socialize and work on art projects.
  • Supporting student art education within local schools

To develop a public awareness and appreciation of the visual arts throughout the community.

Become a Member

You are welcome to join the Art Guild of the Purple Isles!

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